DPW Offices, Yards Closed Monday, July 5 for July Fourth Holiday -- Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off: Friday, July 2 and Saturday, July

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Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Acting Director Jason W. Mitchell reminds residents that DPW offices and sanitation yards will be CLOSED on Monday, July 5, 2021, in observance of the Fourth of July Holiday.

Weekly trash and recycling collections are NOT impacted by the July 5 closure. Monday is not a scheduled curbside trash or recycling collection day.

DPW facilities closed on Monday, July 5 to residents and haulers include:

  • Northwest Transfer Station, 5030 Reisterstown Road
  • Quarantine Road Landfill, 6100 Quarantine Road
  • Northwest Citizens' Convenience Center, 2840 Sisson Street
  • Southwestern Citizens’ Convenience Center, 701 Reedbird Avenue
  • Eastern Citizens’ Convenience Center, 6101 Bowleys Lane 

July 2 & 3 Household Hazardous Waste Collection

City residents have an opportunity to clear out household hazardous waste items before the  Fourth of July Holiday arrives!  The next Household Hazardous Waste Collection will be Friday, July 2, and Saturday, July 3 from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

DPW's Household Hazardous Waste Collection takes place at the Northwest Citizens' Convenience Center, 2840 Sisson Street. The Household Hazardous Waste Collection season runs from April to October and generally occurs on the first Friday and Saturday of the month.

This is an opportunity for Baltimore City residents to dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW) materials such as oil-based paints, pesticides, herbicides, car and household batteries, drain cleaners, pool chemicals, and many other items. Latex paint is NOT hazardous waste, it can be dried up and the cans put out for regular trash collection.

For additional HHW drop-off dates and a list of items accepted during DPW’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection drop-offs, please visit the Recycling Services webpage: https://publicworks.baltimorecity.gov/recycling-services.


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